Category Archives: Acne

Ointment to clear up acne?

Q: My adolescent daughter has severe acne, especially on her forehead. Is there a natural ointment to help clear up this condition? A: I suggest Dr. Li’s A Cream can help reduce acne. You can purchase it online at www.traditionsoftao.com or by calling 1 (800) 578-9526.

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How to treat acne on face and body?

Q: Dear Dr. Mao, Can you tell me ways to effectively treat acne on the face and body? A: In Chinese medicine, acne is a sign of pathogenic “heat” in the lungs and intestines. You need to clear your lungs of the heat, detoxify your intestines, and balance the exterior of the skin. You can…

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Clearing up acne and eczema?

Q: Dear Dr. Mao, I have both acne and eczema. What can I do to clear up these skin issues? A: Acne and eczema are associated with the lungs and the immune system. Acne is specifically a condition of “heat” in the lungs, while the immune system is often affected by stress. I suggest the…

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